Political Committee Discusses Negotiations

RAMALLAH, August 15, 2013 (WAFA) – The Political Committee headed by President Mahmoud Abbas held a meeting in Ramallah Thursday where members discussed several key issues in the region and progress in the negotiations with Israel, said presidential spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeineh.

He said the committee stressed on the dangers of settlement activities on the peace process and condemned an Israeli decision regarding the absentee property in Jerusalem.

Abbas congratulated the prisoners freed from Israeli jails and wished speedy release for the rest of the prisoners.

Abu Rudeineh noted that some members of the political committee expressed their opposition to the principle of resuming negotiations.

source:WAFA NEWS